Bernice Seraphine Brown (1915 - 2006)

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Bernice Seraphine Brown
1915 - 2006
updated September 09, 2019
Bernice Seraphine Brown was born on July 22, 1915. She died on September 9, 2006 at 91 years old. We know that Bernice Seraphine Brown had been residing in Oceanside, San Diego County, California 92056.


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Bernice Seraphine Brown

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Riverside National Cemetery Section 56C Site 716, Van Buren Boulevard, in Riverside, California 92518



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Oceanside, San Diego County, California 92056


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Branch of service: Us Navy
Rank attained: ETM2
Wars/Conflicts: World War Ii

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Bernice Seraphine Brown died on September 9, 2006 at age 91. She was buried in Riverside National Cemetery Section 56C Site 716, Riverside, California. She was born on July 22, 1915. We have no information about Bernice's family or relationships. We know that Bernice Seraphine Brown had been residing in Oceanside, San Diego County, California 92056.
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1915 - 2006 World Events

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In 1915, in the year that Bernice Seraphine Brown was born, Audrey Munson, playing a model for a sculptor in the film "Inspiration", became the first actress to shed her clothes on screen. Fearing that banning the film would mean that censors would also have to "ban Renaissance art" the film was released, with Munson in the nude scenes and a stand-in doing the acting. (Munson had previously been "America's First Supermodel" and posed nude as the model for many famous artworks.) The film was a hit with audiences.

In 1937, by the time she was 22 years old, on May 6th, the German zeppelin the Hindenburg caught fire and blew up. The Hindenburg was a passenger ship traveling to Frankfurt Germany. It tried to dock in New Jersey, one of the stops, and something went wrong - it blew up. Thirty-six people were killed out of the 97 on board - 13 passengers, 22 crewmen, and one ground worker. The reasons for the explosion are still disputed.

In 1951, Bernice was 36 years old when on June 25th, CBS began broadcasting in color. There were well over 10 million televisions by that time. The first show in color was a musical variety special titled "Premiere". Hardly anyone had a color TV that could see the show.

In 1961, at the age of 46 years old, Bernice was alive when on April 17th, about 1,000 CIA trained Cuban exiles invaded Cuba with the intention of igniting a rebellion and overthrowing Castro. They were defeated within three days. Although the operation began under Eisenhower, Kennedy approved it and the operation, named the Bay of Pigs for the beach where they landed, was a humiliation for the United States.

In 1990, by the time she was 75 years old, after 27 years in prison, Nelson Mandela, the leader of the movement to end South African apartheid was released on February 11th 1990.

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